Dr. Carolyn B. Howard

Howard (2)Office: JAP Science Building – Rm 427

Email: carolyn.b.howard@jsums.edu

Phone: (601) 979-3468

Fax: (601) 979-5853





  • Ph.D., University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS,¬† 1995
  • B.S., Jackson State University, Jackson, MS,¬† 1981

Research Interests

  • Risk factors in breast cancer development
  • Cytochrome P450 modulation in response to drug treatment
  • Health disparities in cancer
  • Validation of Vernonia amygdalina as a chemotherapeutic agent
  • Natural products as anti-cancer treatment alternatives
  • Causal factors in disparities in professional advancement and in health among women